Velazquez, El Greco, Murillo: the artistic giants of the Spanish Renaissance are being brought together for a major new exhibition in Berlin. Our culture editor Robin Merrill is here to tell us more.
Spain's Golden Age will illuminate Berlin all summer with the major art show "El Siglo de Oro. The Age of Velázquez." It is the most important exhibition from that period to have ever been shown outside of Spain.
The 17th century brought the climax and denouement of the Spanish Golden Age. Now a special exhibition in Berlin highlights its fascinating diversity in 150 masterpieces by, among others, Velázquez and El Greco.
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His hedonistic life cut short by disease, his good looks, his drawings of nudes: All this made Modigliani a legend. An exhibition at the Tate Modern in London shows off his work and gets to the man behind the myth.
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